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Canoe Creek State Park 'Geese' © Jim Baker
Two by two they flew October 2011
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Canoe Creek State Park
'Geese'
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Two by two they flew October 2011

Ricketts Glen State Park
'Gorge Falls'
© Marty Straub

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Marsh Creek State Park
'Horse With Marsh Creek Background West Launch Side'
© Please Ask Before Using A Photo, Thats All I Ask, Photos Marsh Creek State Park, West Launch Area. Todd Eagle, Simbas Pride Of Big Cats http//BigCats.tripod.com

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Horse With Marsh Creek State Park In Background, West Launch Of The Park As The Lake Is 535 Acres And In All IS Around 1,727 Acre Park.

Moraine State Park
'Regatta 2012'
© Copyright Jeff Hudak

Some of this years Puddle Duck entries

Marsh Creek State Park
© Please Ask Before Using A Photo, Thats All I Ask, Photos Marsh Creek State Park, West Launch Area. Todd Eagle, Simbas Pride Of Big Cats http//BigCats.tripod.com

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sunrise photo over marsh creek state park lake 532 AM

Canoe Creek State Park
'Spring Sunset'
© Jason Hann

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A spring sunset enjoyed from my kayak

Prince Gallitzin State Park
'Sunset Glendale Lake'
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from shoreline near cabin 1 looking across sunset just after all day rain.

Raymond B Winter State Park
'Sitting by the Fire'
© Photos courtesy of Julie Shumaker

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Gettysburg National Historical Park
© Wayne Blottenberger

Shawnee State Park
'Fall Day at the Lake'
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This photo was taken October 2011.

Tyler State Park
'Family of Foxes'
© 2014 Matt Schrier, shadesofgreenphoto.com

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If youre lucky you will catch a glimpse of foxes at this beautiful park.

Moraine State Park
'Poison Mushrooms'
© Copyright Jeff Hudak

Picture taken on 08/17/10 view along the bike trail.

Jacobsburg State Park
© Mario Acerra

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Tyler State Park
'Pedestrian Causeway'
© PD Laich

Bikes are welcome here, too. Great place to picnic, fish, and soak up nature.

Jacobsburg State Park
© Mario Acerra

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Pennsylvania's Northeast Region Parks


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State Parks

Parks in this region are near these Pennsylvania Cities (click city name to see parks within 25 miles)
WILKES BARRE
KINGSTON
EAST STROUDSBURG
HAZLETON
POTTSVILLE
CLARKS SUMMIT
SCRANTON
LEHIGHTON
DALLAS
PITTSTON
TOBYHANNA
MOUNTAIN TOP

Archbald Pothole State Park
Archbald Pothole State Park is a 150-acre park in northeastern Pennsylvania. The park is named for Archbald Pothole, a geologic feature that formed during the Wisconsin Glacial Period, around 15,000 years ago. The pothole is 38 feet deep and has an elliptical shape. The diameter of the pothole decreases ........more >
Beltzville State Park
In Carbon County, the 2,972-acre Beltzville State Park is developed around the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers flood control project, Beltzville Dam. Beltzville Lake is 949 acres with a shoreline of 19.8 miles. The park is along the Pohopoco Creek with recreation areas around the lake. Recreational ........more >
Big Pocono State Park
Big Pocono State Park is in Monroe County in northeastern Pennsylvania. The park consists of 1,306 acres of rugged terrain on the summit and slopes of Camelback Mountain. From the summit, visitors can enjoy a magnificent view of a vast portion of eastern Pennsylvania and portions of New Jersey and New ........more >
Delaware State Forest
A natural area is an area of unique scenic, historical, geological or ecological value, maintained in a relatively undisturbed manner where natural succession will be allowed to occur. Six natural areas have been designated on the Delaware State Forest. Bruce Lake Natural Area covers 2,845 acres ........more >
Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area
This park preserves 40 miles of the middle Delaware River and almost 70,000 acres of land along the river's New Jersey and Pennsylvania shores. At the south end of the park, the river cuts eastward through the Appalachian Mountains at the scenic Delaware Water Gap. A one-day auto tour of the park can ........more >
Frances Slocum State Park
Frances Slocum State Park consists of 1,035 acres in northeastern Pennsylvanias Luzerne County. Frances Slocum Lake is the focal point of the park and forms a horseshoe covering 165 acres.........more >
George W Childs State Park
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Gouldsboro State Park
Gouldsboro State Park, in Monroe and Wayne counties in northeastern Pennsylvania, contains 2,800 acres of land, including the 250-acre Gouldsboro Lake. Tobyhanna State Park is nearby.........more >
Hickory Run State Park
The 15,500-acre Hickory Run State Park, Carbon County, lies in the western foothills of the Pocono Mountains. This large park has over 40 miles of hiking trails, three state park natural areas and miles of trout streams. The Boulder Field, a striking boulder-strewn area, is a National Natural Landmark.........more >
Lehigh Gorge State Park
Lehigh Gorge State Park is administered by the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Bureau of State Parks, and is in Luzerne and Carbon counties in eastern Pennsylvania. The park follows the Lehigh River from the outlet of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Francis E. Walter ........more >
Locust Lake State Park
Known for its popular camping area, Locust Lake State Park nestles on the side of Locust Mountain. The 52-acre Locust Lake is located between two campgrounds and is surrounded by beautiful forests. Hiking and fishing are popular activities in the 1,089-acre park. A bike trail and a number of hiking ........more >
Mount Pisgah State Park
Mt. Pisgah State Park is in the scenic Endless Mountains region of Pennsylvanias Northern Tier. Midway between Troy and Towanda in Bradford County, the 1,302-acre park is along Mill Creek, at the base of Mt. Pisgah, elevation 2,260 feet. The park is only two miles north of US 6, the major route through ........more >
Promised Land State Park
About 3,000 acres in size, Promised Land State Park is in the Pocono Plateau, 1,800 feet above sea level, and is surrounded by 12,464 acres of Pennsylvanias Delaware State Forest, including natural areas. The forests of the park consist primarily of beech, oak, maple and hemlock trees. Two lakes and ........more >
Prompton State Park
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Ricketts Glen State Park
Ricketts Glen harbors Glens Natural Area, a National Natural Landmark. Take the Falls Trail and explore the Glens, which boasts a series of wild, free-flowing waterfalls, each cascading through rock-strewn clefts in this ancient hillside. The 94-foot Ganoga Falls is the highest of 22 named waterfalls. ........more >
Salt Springs State Park
A focal point of the 400-acre park is the old growth hemlock trees estimated to be between 600 and 700 years old. Also in the park are the waterfalls of Fall Brook, a stream that flows into Silver Creek. The Friends of Salt Springs Inc. also have a Web site.........more >
Swatara State Park
The 3,515-acre Swatara State Park consists of rolling fields and woodlands situated along Interstate 81 between Second and Blue mountains. One of the main focal points is the eight miles of Swatara Creek that winds through the park. Swatara State Park was acquired with capital development funds appropriated ........more >
Tobyhanna State Park
Tobyhanna State Park is in scenic Monroe and Wayne counties in northeastern Pennsylvania. The 5,440-acre park includes the 170-acre Tobyhanna Lake. Tobyhanna is derived from an American Indian word meaning a stream whose banks are fringed with alder. Gouldsboro State Park is nearby.........more >
Tuscarora State Park
When viewed from the lake or the day use area, Locust Mountain seems to drop right into the southern side of Tuscarora Lake. The scenic picnic area plays host to many day trips and family reunions and the lake is a popular fishing spot. The 1,618-acre park is home to the Park Office and Visitor Center ........more >
Weiser State Forest
The Weiser State Forest consists of eight tracts of State Forest Land located in northern Dauphin, Schuylkill, Carbon and Berks Counties. The total area of State Forest Land is 17,961 acres. Within the Weiser State Forest are some very rugged and secluded wooded areas. These areas can be reached ........more >
Worlds End State Park
Worlds End State Park is in a narrow S-shaped valley of the Loyalsock Creek just south of Forksville, Sullivan County. The scenery is spectacular, especially the June mountain laurel and fall foliage. Canyon Vista, reached via Mineral Spring and Cold Run roads, provides outstanding views.........more >
Wyoming State Forest
World's End State Park was developed in 1936 by the Department of Forest and Waters and the Civilian Conservation Corps. The park, 780 acres nested in the Wyoming State Forest, was operated for many years by the forest district. It was first know as Whil's Glen due to its location at a narrow S-shaped ........more >
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